Sports
 
 
 
Sports
 
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speed-bat
speed-bat

Motorized Rollerblades By Way Of The Speed Bat (video)

It was just a few weeks ago that I posted on Shay Shafranek's digital ruler.  At the time, though, I over looked one of his less practical inventions, but unlike the ruler concept the Speed Bat is a working prototype.  The devi...
 
Sports
 
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rollerblading-a-roller-coaster
rollerblading-a-roller-coaster

Things I Wouldn’t Do: Rollerblade A Roller Coaster (update: video)

Insane.  That's exactly what you'd have to be to ride a wooden roller coaster in a pair of custom made inline skates.  And that is exactly what Dirk Auer is, totally insane.  The 36-year old dare devil, adrenaline junkie spent ...

 
Fitness
 
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climb-station
climb-station

ClimbStation: What Climbers Dream About…Sort Of

Being somewhat into bouldering, the ClimbStation would be the ultimate training tool.  For the absurdly wealthy that is.  At a crazy ass price of $42,000, the ClimbStation is more like a vertical treadmill.  The platform is abo...
 
Clothing
 
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nike_plus_sb_2009
nike_plus_sb_2009

Nike Updates Their Popular Nike+ SportsBand Watch

Come July 15th, hard core runners will be able to get their wrists on Nike's latest Nike+ Sportsband watch for $59.  This is the second iteration of the device and includes a new 'white' background that makes the screen even ea...

 
Furniture
 
ping-pong-door
ping-pong-door
ping-pong-door

Ping Pong Table Hidden In A Door (video)

The Ping Pong Door has yet to go on sale but I can guarantee a pre-order from just about every college fraternity.  I don't think too much explanation is needed but as you can see the ping pong table swivels out on an x-axis.  ...
 
Apple
 
idive300
idive300
idive300

H2Audio’s iDive300 Will Let You Watch The Abyss 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (iPhone/Touch/iPod)

H2Audio has been making some heavy duty underwater iPod cases for some years now and the iDive300 is their first foray into deeper waters.  Designed to hit depths of up to 300 feet deep, the iDive300 is priced at $350 and is an...

 
Clothing
 
pool-mate
pool-mate
pool-mate

Pool-Mate Watch Keeps An Automatic Lap Count Using An Accelerometer (video)

I can barely swim 2 pool lengths without inhaling a gallon of water, let alone keep count of how many laps I've completed.  The Pool-mate watch automatically keeps track of how many laps you've completed as well as average stro...
 
Sports
 
Red Sox Watch
Red Sox Watch
Red Sox Watch

A Sports Fans Must? Game Time Schedule Watch

Bordering obsessive, these team specific game schedule watches are the perfect gift for the crazy sports fan in your life.  At just over $80 per watch, the large LCD screen displays when your favorite team is going to play as w...

 
Concepts
 
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tent-night_jpg_autothumb_w-550_scale
tent-night_jpg_autothumb_w-550_scale

Gadget Concept: Glastonbury Solar Tent From Orange

Heralded as the "tent of the future", this concept tent from UK company Orange will have you camping out just to buy one.  The Glastonbury Solar Tent is made from a photovoltaic fabric that has special solar threads woven in so...
 
Sports
 
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golf-bag-drink-dispenser
golf-bag-drink-dispenser

Golf Bag Drink Dispenser Is Just What The Putter Ordered

Although the Golf Bag Drink Dispenser won't follow you around from hole to hole, at least you'll be able to consume a few adult beverages well below the radar of Golf Course security.  It can hold up to 48oz of liquid and is in...

 
Gaming
 
tenniswii
tenniswii
tenniswii

ThrustMaster To Release New Tennis Duo Pack For The Wii

I guess you could really fit anything onto a Wii controller.  When's the lightsaber coming?  Thrustmaster, sounding like it could be a different line of products is releasing the Tennis Duo Pack for the Wii.  Featuring real str...
 
Gaming
 
wii-vitality-sensor
wii-vitality-sensor
wii-vitality-sensor

Nintendo Wii Vitality Sensor To Detect Heart Rate, Deflect Law Suits

Nintendo changed the face of video gaming when they introduced their Wii Fit.  But to what risk did the company take by suggesting that the generally out of shape and malaise get active?  Perhaps its the conspiracy theorist in ...